Drug information for the mentally ill: A randomized controlled trial.

@article{Angunawela1998DrugIF,
  title={Drug information for the mentally ill: A randomized controlled trial.},
  author={I I Angunawela and Mark A. Mullee},
  journal={International journal of psychiatry in clinical practice},
  year={1998},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={121-7}
}
Drugs play a significant role in maintaining the health of the mentally ill Lack of information is known to be one of the chief reasons for patients' failure to adhere to prescribed regimens. This study was designed to evaluate the impact of drug information leaflets for mentally ill patients on knowledge and satisfaction concerning psychotropic drug therapy. We conducted a randomized controlled trial of 249 adult general psychiatry patients (124 inpatients and 125 community patients), half… CONTINUE READING